In full-fledged summer, the house was humid. It began to penetrate into our daily life. Especially during the rainy season, moisture and mold are prevalent, so special management is required.
Today, in preparation for the rainy season, I will introduce 5 ways to remove moisture from your home without a dehumidifier.
1. Coarse Salt
Put the coarse salt in a large bowl and place it in the sink. Salt absorbs moisture, effectively removing moisture. Also, coarse salt with a lot of moisture can be recycled. The way to do it is to dry it well in the sun.
Charcoal removes moisture and prevents mold growth. It also has a deodorizing effect. Charcoal acts as a dehumidifier and humidifier to control the humidity in the house. You can see the same effect as the first time if you wash it thoroughly with water and wash it 2-3 times a year.
The method is to wrap about 1kg of charcoal in paper and put it in the closet.
3. Scented Candles
Scented candles are effective not only for calming the mind and body, but also reducing the moisture in the air as the wax burns. Even the kitchen stuffiness and smell! Light a scented candle in the kitchen to capture the deodorizing effect and moisture.
Scented candles are also widely used as interior accessories. Recently, various scented candles to repel mosquitoes are also on sale, so please enjoy the effect of one stone and another.
Alcohol has become a necessity at home due to the recent COVID-19 crisis. Alcohol can also trap moisture.
If the humidity in the room increases, you can see that the wallpaper becomes damp and sometimes shriveled. At this time, dilute water and alcohol in a ratio of 4:1 and spray it on damp wallpaper or moldy areas.
The alcohol component removes moisture and even cleanly removes mold.
5. Dehumidifying Plants
Growing plants indoors can naturally control moisture and purify the air, and it is also beneficial to health. What plants can help with dehumidification?
Tillandsia and Scandiamos do not require soil to grow, so they are also popular as ornamental plants in glass jars. Tillandsia is effective for dehumidifying in summer and humidifying in winter. It also sucks up dust from the house. It also helps to purify the air. The recommended placement is in the bathroom.
Scandia Moss has an interior effect as it has a colorful sense of color. In addition, it does not require watering, so it is easy to manage and has a dehumidifying effect. It is considered one of the lovely summer plants.
Get away from the gloomy rainy season, the weather and humidity that can cause irritation, and create a comfortable home.